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New Zealand/Aotearoa 'The Land of the Long White Cloud'

AUSTRALIA | Mon, 1 May 2017 | By johnsteel | Views [530] | Comments [4]

We spent 3 weeks in NZ with Gaye and Bob Simpson mainly exploring the South Island. We experienced splendid unseasonable NZ weather. Little use for those thermals and fleeces. Stunning landscapes, the freshest and best seafood and friendly locals ... Read more >

Tags: christchurch, doubtful sound, dunedin, hamner springs, hokitika, kaikoura, mt cook, oamaru, queenstown, te mahia

Swimming With Seals, Driving With Miley and Katy

NEW ZEALAND | Thu, 13 Feb 2014 | By elizabethkfmurphy | Views [660]

Well we have had the campervan for a couple of days, and what a couple of days it has been! Eggie (short for Ol'Egbert) is a late 90's Mitsubishi Delica with chipping paint and a tape deck. More importantly he has 2 beds, 1 stove, and 4 wheels! We stayed ... Read more >

Tags: campervan, kaikoura, new zealand, roadtrip, seal swim, west coast

Last of South Island (RT part V)

NEW ZEALAND | Tue, 28 May 2013 | By butterfly-freed | Views [1126]

At the Jucy Rental desk I return The Silver Streak in exchange for a relocation deal which allows me five days to deliver the car to Auckland. All signed, I drive away in a Suzuki Swift – a little aqua bubble of a car. The wind is fierce and The ... Read more >

Tags: kaikoura, new zealand, relocation car hire, spy valley winery, stunning south island, watsons way hostel, whales

Kaikoura - land of the whales

NEW ZEALAND | Tue, 24 May 2011 | By dancinnadz | Views [564]

Kaikoura - what a wonderful wee place and it was the start of my lone adventures once again after 6 amazing weeks with Mariano, my mum & dad, and my Irish buddies. Ideally, my bus dropped me off right outside the hostel i had booked so i left my ... Read more >

Tags: dolphins, kaikoura, new zealand, seals, south island, whales

Seal hunting

NEW ZEALAND | Mon, 9 Feb 2009 | By dragon_slayer | Views [578]

This weekend was Waitange Day in New Zealand, and to celbrate I thought I would joing a few other scientist in doing what we love best...obtaining knowledge for the betterment of the world. In this particular case, we were in Kaikoura doing some seal ... Read more >

Tags: biology, blah blah, bugers, frenchf ries, kaikoura, seals

playing with seals and dolphins

NEW ZEALAND | Sun, 11 Jan 2009 | By dragon_slayer | Views [644]

I meant to spend Christmas Day surfing on a beach, but a slight ankle injury and cold rain meant I would spend this day of peace and joy with good friends and food. I actually had two dinners. One was with my Bosses family and the other was at a cherry ... Read more >

Tags: dolphins, kaikoura, seals

New Zealand III - This Time It's Personal!

NEW ZEALAND | Sat, 12 Apr 2008 | By george | Views [5939] | Comments [1]

From Queenstown we headed East across the South Island to Dunedin. The city's name comes from Dùn Èideann, the Gaelic word for 'Edinburgh', and that's not the only thing linking Edinburgh and Dunedin... Dunedin's newspaper is called 'The Edinburgh ... Read more >

Tags: dolphins, dunedin, kaikoura, napier


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